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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can

The Super A'can is a console that was released exclusively in Taiwan in 1995 by Funtech. Inside is a Motorola 68000, also used in the Sega Genesis and Neo Geo. Twelve games have been confirmed to exist for the system.

The twelve (12) confirmed games, with an additional nine (9) protos rumored to be in existence, were released in rather large, SNES-like cartridges. Games were presented in cardboard boxes featuring flamboyant artwork and included a plastic game holder along with the instruction manual (also well presented). This matched the fun and playful design of the systems packaging. Overall game graphics and play are very similar to the Neo Geo and SNES. Bold, vibrant colors are pleasantly displayed in 2D environments. One of the best games for this system is C.U.G., a Super Mario type clone.

The Super A'Can failed miserably due to utilizing outdated technology and being initially offered for sale at an exorbitant price. Very few of these systems were sold and it has been reported that Funtech Entertainment Corporation lost $6 million USD in this venture. Unsold units were disassembled and were parted out to various companies in the USA and abroad.

There are only a small number of cartridges for the Super A'Can.

Boom Zoo ~ Bao Bao Dong Wu Yuan
Gambling Lord
Journey to the Laugh ~ Xi You Ji
Monopoly: Adventure in Africa ~ Fei Zhou Tan Xian Da Fu Weng
Sango Fighter ~ Wu Jiang Zheng Ba - San Guo Zhi
Magic Pool
The Son of Evil ~ Xie E Zhi Zi
Speedy Dragon ~ Yin Su Fei Long
Super Taiwanese Baseball League ~ Chao Ji Zhong Hua Zhi Bang Lian Meng

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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can
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speedydgn
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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can
by Funtech
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boomzoo
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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can
by Panda Entertainment Technology
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sangofgt
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can
by Funtech
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sonevil
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can
by Funtech
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magipool
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can
by Panda Entertainment Technology
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monopoly
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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Super A'Can
by Funtech
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gamblord
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